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John Cleese Filmography


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Absolutely Anything
Year: 2015
Role: Voice


The Last Impresario
Year: 2014
Cast as: Interviewee
Role: Himself


Monty Python Live (Mostly)
Year: 2014
Cast as: Himself - Various
Role: Actor


Spud 3: Learning to Fly
Year: 2014
Cast as: The Guv
Role: Actor


The Croods
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2013-03-22
Role: Story By
Box Office: $187,165,546.00


Planes
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2013-08-09
Cast as: Bulldog
Role: Voice
Box Office: $90,282,580.00


God Loves Caviar
Year: 2012
Role: Actor


A Liar's Autobiography - The Untrue Story of Monty Python's Graham Chapman
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2012-11-09
Cast as: Various
Role: Voice


Spud
Year: 2011
Role: Actor


Winnie the Pooh
MPAA Rating: G
Release Date: 2011-07-15
Role: Narrator
Box Office: $26,687,172.00


The Big Year
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2011-10-14
Cast as: Historical Montage Narrator
Role: Actor
Box Office: $7,204,138.00


Shrek Forever After
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2010-05-21
Cast as: King
Role: Voice
Box Office: $238,371,987.00


The Pink Panther 2
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2009-02-06
Cast as: Dreyfus
Role: Actor
Box Office: $35,922,978.00


Planet 51
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2009-11-20
Cast as: Voice of Professor Kipple
Role: Actor
Box Office: $42,194,060.00


Igor
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2008-09-19
Cast as: Dr. Glickenstein
Role: Voice
Box Office: $19,528,188.00


The Day the Earth Stood Still
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2008-12-12
Cast as: Professor Barnhardt
Role: Actor
Box Office: $79,363,785.00


Shrek the Third
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2007-05-18
Cast as: Voice of King
Role: Actor
Box Office: $320,706,665.00


Man About Town
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 2006
Cast as: Dr Primkin
Role: Actor


Charlotte's Web
MPAA Rating: G
Release Date: 2006-12-15
Cast as: Voice of Samuel the Sheep
Role: Actor
Box Office: $82,506,325.00


Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys
Year: 2005
Cast as: British Expert
Role: Actor


Valiant
MPAA Rating: G
Release Date: 2005-08-19
Cast as: Voice of Mecury
Role: Voice
Box Office: $19,471,912.00


Shrek 2
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2004-05-19
Cast as: Voice of King
Role: Actor
Box Office: $436,471,036.00


Around the World in 80 Days
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2004-06-16
Cast as: Grizzled Sergeant
Role: Actor
Box Office: $24,004,159.00


Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2003-06-27
Cast as: Mr Munday
Role: Actor
Box Office: $100,785,217.00


The Adventures of Pluto Nash
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2002-08-16
Cast as: James
Role: Actor
Box Office: $4,411,102.00


Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2002-11-15
Cast as: Nearly Headless Nick
Role: Actor
Box Office: $261,970,615.00


Die Another Day
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2002-11-22
Cast as: Q
Role: Actor
Box Office: $160,201,106.00


Pinocchio
MPAA Rating: G
Release Date: 2002-12-25
Cast as: Voice of The Cricket
Role: Actor
Box Office: $3,681,811.00


Scorched
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2003-08-01
Cast as: Charles Merchant
Role: Actor


Rat Race
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 2001-08-17
Cast as: Donald Sinclair
Role: Actor
Box Office: $56,607,223.00


Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 2001-11-16
Cast as: Nearly Headless Nick
Role: Actor
Box Office: $317,557,891.00


The Quantum Project
Year: 2000
Cast as: Alexander Pentcho
Role: Actor


The Magic Pudding
Year: 2000
Cast as: of Albert--The Magic Pudding
Role: Voice


Isn't She Great
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 2000-01-28
Cast as: Henry Marcus
Role: Actor
Box Office: $2,954,405.00


The Out-Of-Towners
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1999-04-02
Cast as: Mr Mersault
Role: Actor
Box Office: $28,535,768.00


The World Is Not Enough
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1999-11-19
Cast as: R
Role: Actor
Box Office: $126,930,660.00


Parting Shots
Release Date: 2004-11-09
Cast as: Maurice Walpole
Role: Actor


Fierce Creatures
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1997-01-24
Cast as: Rollo Lee
Role: Actor, Producer
Box Office: $9,202,671.00


George of the Jungle
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1997-07-16
Cast as: of an Ape named
Role: Voice
Box Office: $105,263,257.00


The Wind in the Willows
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1997-10-31
Cast as: Mr Toad's Lawyer
Role: Actor
Box Office: $72,844.00


Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1994-11-04
Cast as: Professor Waldman
Role: Actor
Box Office: $22,006,296.00


The Swan Princess
MPAA Rating: G
Release Date: 1994-11-18
Cast as: of Jean-Bob
Role: Voice
Box Office: $9,760,037.00


Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1994-12-25
Cast as: Dr Plumford
Role: Actor
Box Office: $43,196,003.00


Splitting Heirs
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1993-04-30
Cast as: Shadgrind
Role: Actor
Box Office: $3,032,695.00


An American Tail: Fievel Goes West
MPAA Rating: G
Release Date: 1991-11-22
Cast as: of Cat R Waul
Role: Voice
Box Office: $20,206,489.00


Bullseye!
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1990-01-01
Cast as: Man on Beach in Barbados
Role: Actor


The Big Picture
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1989-09-15
Cast as: Bartender
Role: Actor
Box Office: $33,071.00


Erik the Viking
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1989-09-22
Cast as: Halfdan the Black
Role: Actor
Box Office: $656,741.00


A Fish Called Wanda
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1988-07-15
Role: Executive Producer, From Story
Box Office: $59,991,944.00


The Secret Policeman's Third Ball
Year: 1987
Role: Actor


Clockwise
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1986-10-10
Cast as: Brian Stimpson
Role: Actor
Box Office: $640,178.00


Silverado
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Release Date: 1985-07-10
Cast as: Sheriff Langston
Role: Actor


Monty Python's The Meaning of Life
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 1983
Role: Screenplay, Actor


Yellowbeard
MPAA Rating: PG
Release Date: 1983-06-24
Cast as: Blind Pew
Role: Actor


Monty Python Live at the Hollywood Bowl
Year: 1982
Role: Actor, Screenplay


Privates on Parade
Release Date: 1983-01-01
Cast as: Major Giles Flack
Role: Actor


Time Bandits
MPAA Rating: PG
Year: 1981
Cast as: Robin Hood
Role: Actor


The Great Muppet Caper
MPAA Rating: G
Year: 1981
Cast as: Neville
Role: Actor


The Secret Policeman's Other Ball
Year: 1981
Role: Actor


The Secret Policeman's Ball
Year: 1979
Role: Actor, Screenplay


Monty Python's Life Of Brian
MPAA Rating: R
Release Date: 1979-08-17
Cast as: Dirk Reg--Leader of Judean People's Front
Role: Actor, Screenplay
Box Office: $646,124.00


Pleasure at Her Majesty's
Year: 1976
Role: Actor


Monty Python and the Holy Grail
MPAA Rating: PG
Year: 1975
Cast as: Knight with Coconut
Role: Actor, Screenplay
Box Office: $1,827,696.00


And Now For Something Completely Different
Release Date: 2005-11-15
Role: Actor, Screenplay


The Statue
MPAA Rating: R
Year: 1970
Cast as: Harry
Role: Actor


The Magic Christian
Year: 1970
Cast as: Director at Sotheby's
Role: Actor


The Rise and Rise of Michael Rimmer
Release Date: 2011-03-22
Role: Screenplay, Actor


John Cleese on How To Irritate People
Year: 1968
Role: Actor


Interlude
Year: 1968
Cast as: TV Publicist
Role: Actor


The Bliss of Mrs. Blossom
Release Date: 1968-09-01
Role: Actor


Current and Past Television:

TitleSeason
Whitney (TV Series)
2012 - 2013
NBC / Whitney Cummings Relationship Comedy (TV Series)
2011 - 2013
Entourage (TV Series)
2009 - 2010
Monty Python: Almost the Truth (The Lawyer's Cut) (TV Series)
2009 - 2010
John Cleese on Wine for the Confused (TV Special)
2004 - 2005
2004 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards (TV Special)
2004 - 2005
Intimate Portrait: Famous Families (TV Special)
2002 - 2003
Wednesday 9:30 (8:30 Central) (TV Series)
2001 - 2002
Web (TV Series)
2001 - 2002
Heroes For the Planet -- A Tribute to National Geographic (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Intimate Portrait: Jamie Lee Curtis (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
John Cleese's The Language of Looks (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Steve Martin Seriously Funny (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
Human Face With John Cleese (TV Special)
2000 - 2001
In the Wild (10/10/99) (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Lemurs With John Cleese (TV Special)
1999 - 2000
Disney's Mickey MouseWorks (TV Series)
1998 - 2001
MouseWorks (TV Series)
1998 - 2001
12th Annual American Comedy Awards (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
HBO Comedy Special (03/21/98) (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
U.S. Comedy Arts Festival Tribute to Monty Python (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
USCAF Tribute to Monty Python (TV Special)
1997 - 1998
3rd Rock From the Sun (TV Series)
1995 - 2001
Life As We Know It (TV Series)
1995 - 2001
Third Rock From the Sun (TV Series)
1995 - 2001
Making of "Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book," The (TV Special)
1994 - 1995
Funny Business (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Laughing Matters (TV Special)
1992 - 1993
Secret Policeman's Biggest Ball (TV Special)
1990 - 1991
20 Years of Monty Python (Parrot Sketch Not Included) (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Life of Python (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
Twenty Years of Monty Python (Parrot Sketch Not Included) (TV Special)
1989 - 1990
George Schlatter's Funny People (TV Series)
1987 - 1988
2nd Annual American Comedy Awards (TV Special)
1987 - 1988
Cheers (TV Series)
1986 - 1987
That Was the Week That Was (TV Special)
1984 - 1985
Monty Python's Flying Circus (TV Series)
1974 - 1988
Doctor in the House (TV Series)
1971 - 1974
Doctor on the Go (TV Series)
1971 - 1974
Fawlty Towers (TV Series)
0 - 1977